career growth

February 5, 2015
Entrepreneurs Gain From Graduate School

Entrepreneurs Need a Graduate Degree, Now More Than Ever Before

Access to information, networking and crowd funding is offering possibilities for entrepreneurship like we have never seen before in the brave world of start-ups. Great news for those with the wherewithal to break from the pack and build a business, but that also means that the competition is fiercer than ever before. While marketing reach has never had a longer arm, it’s also never had the amount of competition that entrepreneurs face today. In the days of our entrepreneur idols like Steve Jobs, Bill Gates and Mark Zuckerberg the things you needed to stand out above the rest were ambition, […]
January 29, 2015
parent-student balance

Grad School and Parenting: 11 Tips for Finding the Parent-Student Balance

Earning a graduate degree and parenting have some similarities. Both require an occasional all-nighter, both push you to your limit (and then some), force you to prioritize your task, teach you how to manage your time efficiently and both are invaluably rewarding! Being that both these undertakings are well, HUGE, it’s hard to imagine doing both at the same time. But for parents who are considering taking steps to advance their careers and don’t want to wait until the little tikes are in college themselves, it is possible to do both at the same time… not easy, but definitely doable! […]
January 1, 2015
Online Education

Three “W”s to Consider Before Enrolling in an Online Graduate Program

A graduate degree can make you more marketable and offer you further career advancement, and while it’s a worthwhile goal to achieve it also means a long term and costly commitment. Undertaking the responsibility to earn your graduate degree online is a decision that should not be taken lightly. If you are thinking of enrolling in an online graduate program considers these three “W”s first: Why? What? When? Why do you want a graduate degree? If you are seeking a career health care administration or in the field of law and criminal justice a graduate degree is legally required in […]